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Start of the 2022-23 Academic Year

Start of the 2022-23 Academic Year

15 September 2022

We were happy to see more and more of our students coming back to Kecskemét and excited to meet new students who made their big decisions of moving to Hungary to study at the Institute in the 2022-23 academic year. 

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Our condolences to her family

Our condolences to her family

26 August 2022

The Institute's alumni community lost a lovely member on 21 August.
We were shocked to learn about the death of Jessica Hatton (Canada), student of the 2013-2014 academic year at the Institute. 

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FORMER PROFESSOR OF THE INSTITUTE RECEIVED CROSS OF MERIT

22 August 2022

Katalin Kiss, conductor, retired associate professor of the Institute, received the civilian branch of the Hungarian Silver Cross of Merit, a prestigious state award on the occasion of 20 August, the anniversary of the state’s foundation.

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Our Webshop is now open

29 March 2022

We are delighted to inform our visitors that the publications of the Kodály Institute are now available through its brand new webshop. All of these latest publications, including basic Kodály-concept literature, fabulous choral scores, and significant earlier studies are listed there, grouped by genre, together with a detailed description of each. To get these valuable materials, just click the basket button, and enjoy reading or teaching with them.

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Performing at the Basketball Academy event

Performing at the Basketball Academy event

21 March 2022

The achievements and professional work of the past three years of the Mercedes-Benz Basketball Academy were praised and celebrated on Saturday night at the ballroom of the Four Points by Sheraton, Kecskemét. The festive reception began with a special programme performed by the students of the Institute.

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Kodály Seminar Offline - 18-29 July

Kodály Seminar Offline - 18-29 July

16 March 2022

Dear Colleagues and Musician Friends all around the world,

It is our pleasure to announce that the 31st International Kodály Seminar will take place in Kecskemét from July 18th till July 29th this summer.

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Congratulations to our colleague, Máté Balogh!

15 March 2022

Several professors of the Liszt Ferenc University of Music received prestigious state awards on the occasion of the national holiday on March 15. Composer Máté Balogh, an assistant professor at the University and a lecturer at our Institute, received the Ferenc Erkel Award for his outstanding work as a composer and music director.

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Children, music, arts: Hungary and Japan - extract of a series of lectures

11 March 2022

In 2021, Anita Nagy, Director of the Liszt Institute, Hungarian Cultural Centre in Tokyo organised series of online lectures in Hungarian around the introduction of early childhood art education in Hungary and Japan by prominent educators Katalin Forrai, Mária Vida Székácsné and Hani Kyōko. 

 

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New functions released on the Kodály HUB

16 December 2021

The Kodály HUB extended its features within the MUSICBOOK (previously known as Songbook). To celebrate these functions, we have a nice offer for KodályHUB users.

 

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